ETSU tops Akron, 6-1, to clinch sixth win
ETSU tops Akron, 6-1, to clinch sixth win
Saturday, February 28, 2015

AKRON, Ohio (Feb. 28, 2015) - The ETSU women's tennis team clinched its sixth victory in seven matches Satuday as the Bucs cruised past non-conference opponent Akron, 6-1, at the LaTuchie Tennis Center in Akron, Ohio.

The Buccaneers (6-1) dominated the day, winning all but one spot against the Zips (7-5).

All three ETSU doubles teams earned 6-1 victories in the win.

Meanwhile, five of ETSU's six singles competitors came away victorious, including senior Jessica Brumit (Elizabethon, Tenn.) who improved her spring singles record to 5-0, and Ana Gerbasi (Caracas, Venezuela) who earned a come-from-behind win at No. 3 Singles.

The doubles tandem of Gerbasi and Lyn Yee Choo (Kuching, Malaysia) advanced to 4-0 on the season.

ETSU will continue non-conference play, taking on Winthrop Wednesday, March 4 at 1:00 p.m., in Rock Hill, S.C.

RESULTS

ETSU 6, Akron 1

Singles
1. Lyn Yee Choo (ETSU) def. Karolina Maksimova (AKR) 6-3, 6-0
2. Reginka Nychytailova (ETSU) def. Martina Zerbola (AKR) 6-0, 6-2
3. Ana Gerbasi (ETSU) def. Madison Cohen (AKR) 6-7 (3-7), 6-2, 1-0 (10-6)
4. Ariadna Blinova (AKR) def. Jayde Viccars (ETSU) 6-3, 6-3
5. Ionna Markesini (ETSU) def. Sophia Geier (AKR) 6-4, 6-3
6. Jessica Brumit (ETSU) def. Mariya Bessmertnaya (AKR) 6-2, 6-0

Doubles
1. Lyn Yee Choo/Ana Gerbasi (ETSU) def. Martina Zerbola/Sophia Geier (AKR) 6-1
2. Melissa Esguerra/Ionna Markesini (ETSU) def. Ariadna Blinova/Karolina Maksimova (AKR) 6-1
3. Jessica Brumit/Reginka Nychytailova (ETSU) def. Shannon Newnes/Madison Cohen (AKR) 6-1

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